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Specialised Studies Diplomas (DES)

The University of Luxembourg offers 3 advanced (DES) medical studies programmes in the Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine in the fields of General Medicine, Neurology and Medical Oncology.

  • Specialised medical studies in General Medicine can lead either to a Master’s in General Medicine (Level 7) or to the Diplôme d’Etudes Spécialisées en Médecine Générale (Level 8 of the Luxembourg Qualifications Framework as defined in Article 69 of the Law of 28 October 2016 on the recognition of professional qualifications).
  • Specialised medical studies in Neurology / Medical Oncology lead to a Diplôme d’Etudes spécialisées en Neurologie / Oncologie Médicale (Level 8 of the Luxembourg Qualifications Framework as defined in Article 69 of the Law of 28 October 2016 on the recognition of professional qualifications).

 

 

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By default, all eligible applicants are subject to an entrance exam encompassing:

  • A written test on the applicant’s knowledge of French and German (level B2 minimum) (for all 3 programmes)
  • A written test on general medical knowledge (for the General Medicine programme)
  • An oral interview on communication and cross-disciplinary skills (for the Neurology / Medical Oncology programmes)

You are recommended to carefully read the detailed information below corresponding to your profile.

 

 

Anyone who is a national of a Member State of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and nationals of the Swiss Confederation is considered a European applicant.

 

 

 

 

Any person who is a national of a country other than the EU, the EEA and Switzerland is considered a third country national applicant.